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Test Code IFEU Immunofixation, Urine

Additional Codes

Epic: LAB2342

Specimen Required

Specimen Type: Urine

Collection Container/Type

Preferred: Random urine

Acceptable: 24-hour urine, unpreserved

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 5 mL

Collection Instructions: Centrifuge and separate cells after clot formation and within 4 hours of collection. 

Additional Information:

If submitting a 24-hour urine sample, clearly indicate on the sample that it is from a 24-hour urine collection and document on the request or in Soft that testing is being performed on a 24-hour urine sample.

Specimen Minimum Volume

1 mL

Specimen Stability

Room temperature: Not defined

Refrigerated: 72 hours

Frozen: Not defined

Reference Range

See laboratory report; interpretive report

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday - Friday

Report Available

2 days

Method Name

Immunofixation Electrophoresis